Minimum wage: The government-mandated minimum wage in the public sector is approximately EGP 2000 (USD 123) a month. The minimum-wage law is also observed in the private sector.
Social security contributions paid by employers:
- 26% on basic salary for maximum 1120 L.E.
- 24% on variable salary for maximum 2110 L.E.
Social security contributions paid by employees:
- 14% on basic salary for maximum 1120 L.E.
- 11% on variable salary for maximum 2110 L.E.
Labour Rate(s) Overview
Cost (Local Currency & USD - $)
Rate as of:
Daily General Worker (Unskilled casual labour)
75 L.E / 4.6 $
Daily General Worker (Semi-skilled labour)
100 L.E/ 6.1$
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